WATCH: White House To Hold Coronavirus Briefing Amid Rescue Bill Uncertainty

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The White House's pandemic task force is scheduled to convene another briefing on Wednesday afternoon amid a tense denouement for legislation aimed at helping an economy poleaxed by the disaster. Last-minute objections on Wednesday threw the status of the bill into uncertainty after many proclamations of victory by other lawmakers about its contents. The White House news conference is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. ET. Watch it live . A group of Republicans said they considered the unemployment provisions in the relief legislation to be too generous — Sen. Tim Scott, R-S.C., said Congress couldn't create a situation in which he said people would be rewarded more for being out of work than for their previous jobs. At the same time, at least one liberal senator...

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WATCH: White House To Hold Coronavirus Briefing Amid Rescue Bill Uncertainty

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